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The Top 3 Business VoIP Providers of 2014, Determined by VoipMechanic.com

SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/29/14 -- Businesses throughout the country who have used traditional phone systems in the past for the main source of company communications are now transferring over to a more reliable and affordable communication system, with voice over internet protocol (VoIP) solutions. Available all over the country and world, there are a great amount of VoIP providers who are able to provide much more quality sound, hassle free hardware, and advanced technology when compared to traditional analog phone companies. By utilizing the newest and most advanced cloud technology, VoIP takes advantage of the internet's fast connections and speedy signal transmitting. The experts at VoipMechanic.com have analyzed and compared scalability, cost, customer review, and the quality of service in order to figure out the top 3 business VoIP providers of the year. The leading providers of 2014 are: Vonage Business Solutions, RingCentral Office, and Jive - Unified Communications.

Vonage Business Solutions

Vonage Business Solutions is most favorable by small and medium-sized businesses due to this provider's excellent VoIP services all around. This reliable business VoIP provider has exemplary features included in all of their package options, with a unified inbox for fax, email, and voicemail, call flip, voicemail transcription, and an award winning dashboard interface, along with many others and several customizable ones. These perks save businesses between 50% and 80% on average on monthly bills once they switch off from traditional phone services. Vonage Business Solutions astoundingly is both the cheapest phone provider while also offering one of the fullest set of features on the VoIP market. They offer customers unlimited local and long distance calling with flat rates without needing a contract. Vonage Business Solutions gives users all the tools necessary for a business to have a competitive marketing and communications department.

RingCentral

RingCentral is ranked by VoipMechanic.com as one the leading business VoIP providers for multiple reasons. This award-winning business VoIP provider has received acclaimed reviews by over 300k businesses that use their service. The RingCentral Office package allows customers to add as many lines as needed while being able to customize the system to fit their needs. RingCentral works soundly and allows users to connect to their phone solution system the day that the phones arrive. In addition, a personal account advisor is available to help with setup and activation. Technical support is available 24/7 for any time that there's an issue with the system.

RingCentral offers a wide range of plans starting at $19.99 per month per user to $39.99 per month per user. Every plan, for both small and large businesses includes the following features: unlimited calling to the US and Canada, one toll-free and one direct-dial local number for voice and fax, 1000 free toll-free minutes, unlimited extensions, and one direct-dial local number per user. And with larger plans, customers get unlimited extensions for multiple office locations. They also have a 30-day, risk free guarantee for new users.

Jive - Unified Communications

Jive - Unified Communications is the number three top business VoIP provider because of their simple and straight-forward approach to VoIP pricing. They offer a completely flat rate regardless of company or household size. Jive - Unified Communications offers customers unlimited local as well as long distance calls within the US for $19.95 per month. In addition to their call rates, clients also get unlimited auto attendants, extensions, ring groups, call queues, and voicemail boxes along with many other features.

To learn more about business VoIP please visit: http://www.voipmechanic.com/voip-business-solutions.htm

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